Sodiq Seyi Awogbemi Biography, Cause of Death, Age, Career, Team

Sodiq Seyi Awogbemi, a teen basketball player from Nigeria, passed away in Abuja at the age of 18.

How Did Sodiq Seyi Awogbemi Die?

Sodiq, who played for the Alba Fehérvár men’s basketball team, suddenly passed away in Abuja on Saturday morning, November 19, 2022.

The Alba Fehérvár has shared their condolences to the young player and the club observed a moment of silence for Sodiq prior to their Saturday night league game.

Sodiq Seyi Awogbemi Cause of Death

Heart attack is Sodiq Seyi Awogbemi cause of death. Sodiq, a teenage basketball player for the Alba Fehérvár team in Hungary, is said to have returned to Abuja on the advice of his parents after receiving a dire health diagnosis in the fall of last year.

After much thought, Sodiq opted against having surgery in Hungary, and in February 2022, he returned to Nigeria to receive traditional treatment.

Sodiq allegedly resumed basketball practice a few months ago after undergoing treatment in Abuja, and he was getting ready to return to Hungary to join his teammates in Alba when he suddenly passed away on Saturday morning when his heart stopped beating a week before his 19th birthday.

Who is Sodiq Seyi Awogbemi?

Seyi Sodiq was a young basketball player from Africa arrived in Hungary at the age of 13. He distinguished himself from the local competition with outstanding results in the junior championships, according to the memorial on the club’s website.

Sodiq made his adult club team debut at the age of 16 with the Székesfehérvár-based club. He played an important role in our club’s youth championship gold medals, the high thrower played a key role in the victories won in the U16, U18 and U20. Due to his special abilities, he was regularly included among the seniors by the managers, he made his debut in our adult team at the age of 16, and over the years he got more and more playing minutes in the league meetings.

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